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Program Director

Posting Details

Position Information

Working Title Program Director
Classification Title Clinical Assistant Professor
Position Number 01202032
Hours Per Week 40
Department KUSM-W Family & Comm Medicine
Campus Location Wichita, KS
Position Summary

The family medicine residency program director is responsible for leading residency education in the family medicine center, hospitals and community; selecting, supervising and evaluating residents and faculty; assuring that residency educational goals and objectives are met; and complying with requirements of the Accreditation Council for Graduate Medical Education.

The program director is employed by University of Kansas School of Medicine- Wichita and by Salina Family Healthcare Center.

Required Qualifications

M.D. or D.O. degree
ABFM certified
Unrestricted Kansas license to practice medicine
DEA number
Salina Regional Health Center hospital privileges
Experience teaching medical students and residents
Meets ACGME requirements for program director of family medicine residency program
Prior participation to gain or maintain full ACGME program accreditation
Proven leadership capability
5 years’ clinical experience in family medicine education
2 years’ as a core faculty member in an ACGME- accredited family medicine residency program

Preferred Qualifications

Qualified for appointment at Clinical Assistant Professor level
Previous administrative role in a family medicine residency program
Proven participation in building an excellent family medicine residency program
Prior participation in development of residency budget and work with GME funding
Demonstrated ability to develop educational curriculum
Demonstrated ability to manage successful recruitment process
Demonstrated ability to conduct scholarly activity and research with faculty and residents
Vision to lead a residency patient-centered medical home
Background in medical business office function
Practice experience
Completion of academic fellowship or National Institute of Program Director Development

Environment Office
Physical Requirements Medium
Probation Status

Subject to the regulations of the State of Kansas, the Board of Regents and the University of Kansas Medical Center, I understand and agree that I may be subject to a probation period and during the probation period I serve at the pleasure of the Executive Vice Chancellor of KUMC and my employment may be ended at any time during that period.

Hiring Range
EEO Statement

KU Medical Center is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, protected veteran or disability status, or genetic information.

Job Duties

Description of Job Duty

Facilitates the smooth functioning and integration of both in-patient and out-patient family medicine teaching services
Coordinates all levels of residency education at the family medicine center, hospitals and the community
Selects and supervises the residents
Selects and supervises, in consultation with the Chair of the Department of Family & Community Medicine, the faculty and other program personnel
Develops educational goals and objectives of program
Provides resident evaluation, coaching, remediation opportunities, potential probationary actions and monitors well-being
Responsible for faculty evaluations

Description of Job Duty

Assures that the requirements established by the Accreditation Council for Graduate Medical Education and the Family Medicine Review Committee are met by the program
Provides verification of resident eligibility to enter American Board of Family Medicine Maintenance of Certification process
Works with the Designated Institutional Official (DIO) and Chair to meet program and institutional ACGME requirements
Serves as a member of the KUSM-W Graduate Medical Education Committee
As a clinical faculty member of the university, works to achieve the mission of the Department of Family & Community Medicine and university

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Documents Needed To Apply

Required Documents
  1. Cover Letter
  2. Curriculum Vitae
Optional Documents